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Brett Johnson wrote: "I doubt if hybrids or sports
pose a significantly greater threat
to native ecosystems than the straight species."
It depends, I think. Are you familiar with the
Caulerpa scourge of the Mediterranian? An
accidentally releases clone of a normally tropical
Caulerpa species is devastating and taking over the
Mediterranain Sea right now. This macro algae covers
vast expanses under water, and is totally out of
control. I don't know if a clone would fall under
what you wrote, or if the fact that Caulerpa is a
marine algae has anything to do with it. It does bear
Later, Cavan ---in Pittsburgh
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